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Senior Associate - Financial Services

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  • Blue client base
  • Opportunity to mentor junior lawyers
  • Genuine career progression

The Firm & Role

Our client is a major corporate law firm and they lead the way in regards to financial services regulatory legal services and advice. The partner that leads the team is consistently ranked at the top of the legal tables. This team, acts for local and international clients in the financial services undustry.

This role would suit the experienced lawyer at the Associate or Senior Associate lawyer. You wil work closely with the partner and become a trusted advisor to the team's clients. This role will see you have freedom, autonomy and high levels of client responsibility.

A flavour of the work will include:

  • Advising on Australia financial services licensing
  • Advising on financial regulatory changes in Australia
  • Advising on regulated financial products
  • Advising on product disclosure requirements under the Corporations Law
  • Advising on AML/CTF, privacy issues and credit law
  • Advising on electronic banking and payments
  • Advising in relation to fintech and blockchain projects
  • Advising on electronic banking and payments
  • Advising on the enforcement and disciplinary action taken by regulators

There is a strong and growing pipeline of work and there is also opportunity to go on client secondments, from time to time.

About You

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in the area of financial services law, corporate law or banking & finance
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Drafting and advisory skills
  • Creative thinking
  • Client management and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a committed and high performing team
  • Ability to mentor and motivate more junior members of the team
  • Desire to play a part in the further growth of the team
  • Ability to work under pressure and juggle competing priorities
  • Drive, ambition and a passion for the law

Benefits & Culture

On offer is a generous salary package and the opportunity to take part in a healthy incentive scheme

Our client is consistently ranked an employer of choice. They have an egalitarian culture and one that respects a life outside of work. The partners at this law firm are known for their collaboration and support.

Other benefits include the assistance with post graduate studies, paid parental leave, flexible working arrangements, discounts on insurance, salary continuance insurance, internal health/well being programmes, internal learning & development programmes (including leadership programmes), access to pro bono work, the opportunity to take part in sporting and social activities, the ability to purchase more annual leave, employee assistance program.

Join one of Australia's most successful law firms.


For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB
Ref No: MT22036
Phone: 0422 671 673

Please send your CV in Microsoft Word format.

Marianna Tuccia is a former lawyer and is passionate about helping lawyers in their next career move. If the above role isn't what you are looking for, reach out to her so she can assist you in finding the right one!